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  7/25/2014, Tammuz 27, 5774

Report: Hamas Accepts Kerry Proposal

Hamas has agreed, in principle to the cease fire proposal of Secretary of State John Kerry of the United States, according to a Riday-morning report by the London-based Arab newspaper Al-Hayat.

The proposal includes American guarantees for the opening of crossings into Gaza. Hamas is waiting for guarantees regarding other demands, such as the release of convicted and recently-arrested prisoners.